On Wisconsin

Scripts and the City

By John Allen

Special narcotics prosecutor Bridget Brennan ’77, JD’83 is leading New York's battle with the illegal trade in prescription drugs.

Meet Rebecca Blank

Just how valuable is the devotion Badgers feel for their alma mater? "That's gold," says UW-Madison's new chancellor.


As Title IX turns forty, film producer Libby Geist ’02 explores nine female athletes who changed their gender's world.

The Birth of Vitamin A

With his accidental discovery of Vitamin A, UW professor Elmer McCollum kickstarted the field of modern nutrition.

Naming Rights

When the time came to name their children, these couples decided that only once choice would do.

The Big Board in One Big Gulp

Before the year is out, Jeffrey Sprecher ’78 is set to finalize his purchase of the New York Stock Exchange.

Badger Foodies

What's a nine-letter word for "interwoven verbal puzzle"? Crossword! Try On Wisconsin's first cruciverbal challenge